Welcome to the Parkinson Canada Knowledge Network. This area is dedicated to providing you access to video and audio resources that will enhance your understanding of Parkinson’s disease.

New online events are added regularly. Register for upcoming webinars or view past events on SoundCloud and Youtube.


Lastest Podcast

Listen to Parkinson Canada’s Robert TerSteege discusing mid-stage Parkinson’s Disease. In 2018, Robert covers the different stages of Parkinson’s Disease. View upcoming and past podcasts below.

Latest Webinar

Watch our 4 part webinar focusing on McGill University’s Parkinson’s Disease: An Introductory Guide.

In parts 1 and 2, co-authors Dr. Julius Anang and Dr. Ron Postuma, talk about non-motor symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease.

In part 3, Occupational Therapist Karen Hall shares important information on how you can continue to engage in your activities of daily living with modifications to your tasks and/or environment.

In part 4, Occupational Therapist, Beth Robertson, co-author of the new Parkinson’s Disease and Driving booklet, talks about the important topic of driving for people with Parkinson’s and their care partners.

2018 Expert Webinar Series

Join Parkinson Canada’s expert webinar series in a series of webinars covering various topics related to Parkinson’s disease.

Save the date for expert webinars in 2018 – Download a PDF listing the dates of all our 2018 Webinars.

Upcoming Webinars
Feb 13, 2018 How to Keep Intimacy Alive in Parkinson’s Disease
Listen on Soundcloud
Mar 16, 2018 Live In-Person Event highlighting Parkinson's Disease: An Introductory Guide View on Youtube
May 8, 2018 Falls Prevention 365 Days a Year
Jun 12, 2018 Advanced Parkinson’s Therapies: DBS and Duodopa
Aug 14, 2018 Alternative Parkinson’s Therapies: Music & Dance
Sep 11, 2018 Parkinson’s Toolbox: All You Need to Manage Parkinson’s
Nov 13, 2018 PSP and Multiple System Atrophy (MSA) – Signs, Symptoms and Treatment
Dec 11, 2018 Incontinence and Voiding Dysfunction in Parkinson’s

Podcasts

The Parkinson’s Journey

In 2018, Parkinson Canada expert, Robert TerSteege, presents a series of podcasts where he talks about issues relating to the different stages of Parkinson’s disease. These talks offer information, practical tips and advice on how to live better with Parkinson’s Disease. The episodes will be posted on SoundCloud at the beginning of each month mentioned below.

January, 2018: Early Stage Parkinson’s: The Newly Diagnosed

April, 2018: Mid-Stage Parkinson’s

July, 2018: Late-Stage Parkinson’s

October, 2018: Caregiving through the Stages of Parkinson’s

To submit questions in advance, send an email to education@parkinson.ca.